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Aurangzeb

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Murshidabad (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1770 - ca. 1780 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

  • Museum number:

    D.1205-1903

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, opaque watercolour and gold on paper, the Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb seated on a throne on a terrace.

Place of Origin

Murshidabad (made)

Date

ca. 1770 - ca. 1780 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

Dimensions

Height: 305 mm maximum, Width: 230 mm maximum, Height: 290 mm image within innermost painted borders, Width: 219 mm image within innermost painted borders maximum

Descriptive line

Painting, Aurangzeb on terrace, opaque watercolour and gold on paper, Murshidabad, ca. 1770-1780

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paper; Paint; Gold

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Ruler; Throne; Terrace

Categories

Paintings; Royalty; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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